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Fall 2022 Local Government Analyst Boot Camp – Session 1

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Develop your analyst skills remotely with RGS’ new virtual Analyst Boot Camp!

Analysts are critical to the success of agency missions, programs, and projects. Join us for RGS’ first comprehensive, advanced Boot Camp aimed toward developing the competencies of local government analysts! This Academy is designed for new or experienced analysts/management analysts in local government, or those wishing to become management analysts, by trainers with extensive experience in all types of local agencies.


  • 6-month program: October 2022 – March 2023
  • Analyst Skills Assessment
  • 12 Live, instructor-led sessions
  • 2 Panel discussions with experts
  • DIY Mentoring Program
  • Skills Development Tools
  • Networking opportunities
  • Small Group Projects
  • Academy Resource Portal


All Boot Camp dates are Thursdays, from 8:30am – 11:30am, PST.

Pre-AcademyN/AAnalyst Skills Assessment
OngoingN/ADIY Mentoring Program
N/ASkills Development Tools
TBDSmall Group Projects
110/13/22The Role of the Management Analyst
210/27/22Understanding the Organization
311/10/22Engaging the Local Community
412/1/22Solving Agency Problems
512/15/22Effective Time and Resource Management AND
Panel Session 1: Life-Work Balance and Resilience
Holiday Break
61/5/23Building Influence and Working with Others
71/19/23Effective Research Strategies
82/2/23Excel Tips and Tricks: Organizing and Visualizing Data
92/16/23Budgeting 101
103/2/23Mastering Policy Analysis and Development AND
Panel Session 2: Advice and Inspiration from Local Government Leaders
113/16/23Effective Writing Skills
123/30/23Presenting Information to Others

This Boot Camp requires engaged and participative attendees. It is not a sit and watch learning experience. It is designed to facilitate learning, the exchange of ideas, and a commitment to application of content and outside work in addition to Boot Camp sessions. An attendee application and supervisor approval of the investment of time are required to attend.


This Boot Camp is full.  Please contact Yolanda Taylor at to be added to the waitlist.


Oct 13 2022


8:30 am - 11:30 am




Online - Zoom


Yolanda Taylor
(650) 587-7300 x53
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